Load the stl into your slicer and slice it.
a) The legs of the water strider have only one lane of material:
Everything is correct. You can move to the next step
b) The legs are made of more than one lane:
Scale the model down
c) The water strider doesn't have legs:
Scale the model up
Print the model and carefully remove it from the surface of the printer.
Use pliers to bend the legs anatomically correct as you see in the pictures. Be careful not to break them.
Remember to come back and post what you've printed as Make.
It's good for the designer and the community (that means you)!
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